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Court

A court is a body, often a governmental institution, with the authority to adjudicate legal disputes and dispense civil, criminal, or administrative justice in accordance with rules of law.In common law and civil law jurisdiction, courts are the central means for dispute resolution, and it is generally understood that all persons have an ability to bring their claims before a court. Similarly, those accused of a crime have the right to present their defense before a court.

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New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key speaks at a luncheon in Sydney February 7, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Brendon Thorne/Pool
New Zealand Prime Minister's BMW Thrown Eggs, Ball, Rock Amid Protests in Napier

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key's car has been egged when he officially launched a new housing development in an attempt to boost Napier's poorest suburb of Maraenui. (11:49 pm)

MORE TOPICS: UNEMPLOYMENT, SILVER

Novak Djokovic
Novak Djokovic Allays Injury Fears, Confident of Playing in French Open

By IBTimes IN

Novak Djokovic has said that his right wrist injury isn't as serious as it looked during the Monte Carlo Masters last week and he should be match fit for Madrid, Rome and Paris. (9:58 pm)

U.S. Fines GM for not Answering Recall Questions
GM Seeks U.S. Court Protection Against Ignition Lawsuits

By Reuters

General Motors Co (GM.N) filed a motion in a U.S. court to enforce a bar on lawsuits stemming from ignition defects in cars sold before its 2009 bankruptcy as it fights proposed class action litigation that seeks to set aside the restriction. (9:42 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GENERAL MOTORS, NEW YORK, BP PLC, OIL SPILL, LAWYER, LAWSUIT

Iron ore mining likely to restart in January in Goa

By Reuters

Mining in top iron ore-exporting state of Goa is likely to restart in January next year once all companies have obtained environment and forest clearances from the federal government, a state government source said on Tuesday. (9:37 pm)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, INDIA, RIO TINTO, SUPREME COURT, LONDON

Narendra Modi (Reuters)
Modi Slams anti-Muslim Remarks, Ally Defiant

By Reuters

BJP leader Narendra Modi sought to calm fears for religious minorities under his rule on Tuesday, saying he would represent all Indians if they voted for him or not in the current general election. (9:11 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, PAKISTAN, INDIA, SUPREME COURT, CONGRESS

New Zealand Scientist Mary Quin to Serve as Star Witness to Terrorism Trial in New York

By IBTimes AU

A leading scientist in New Zealand is expected to take the stand in New York as a key witness to a major terrorism trial. Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, also known as Abu Hamza who has a metal hook instead of his right hand, is facing terrorism charges. (7:32 pm)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, FBI, LONDON, ALGERIA

Khloe Kardashian arrives at the 2014 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood
Bye Lamar Odom; Khloe Kardashian’s New Bad Boy: French Montana - Five Things You Have to Know

By IBTimes AU

There is a reason for every goodbye. Evidently, Khloe Kardashian’s divorce from Lamar Odom may not be final yet, but it really is the end of the line for the basketball athlete as she was seen sporting a necklace which reads “Karim” in Arabic or her new beau French Montana’s real name. (6:26 pm)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, MOROCCO, LOS ANGELES

Nene
NBA Playoffs Preview: Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls Game 2 Live Streaming Information

By IBTimes IN

Washington Wizards are heading into the second game high on confidence after scoring a come-from-behind victory over Chicago Bulls in the first playoff. Find the live streaming information here. (10:46 am)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, TNT, SONY

Indiana Pacers vs Atlanta Hawks
Watch NBA Playoffs: Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers Game 2 Live Streaming Information

By IBTimes IN

Indiana Pacers are set to face Atlanta Hawks in the second game of the NBA playoffs after going down in Game 1. Find the live streaming information here. (10:38 am)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, NEW YORK, TNT, SONY

A vessel involved in salvage operations passes near the upturned South Korean ferry ''Sewol'' in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014.
First Sign of S.Korea Ferry Disaster was Call from a Frightened Boy

By Reuters

The first distress call from a sinking South Korean ferry was made by a boy with a shaking voice, three minutes after the vessel made its fateful last turn. (3:11 am)

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